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Tawes Library

photoThe Governor Tawes Library commemorates the 54th Governor of the State of Maryland, who was born, raised, and passed away in Crisfield.

Boyhood home of John Millard Tawes, entrepreneur, banker, Democrat, Comptroller, Treasurer, and 54th Governor of Maryland. The home has been restored and serves as a museum, displaying the Governor’s family and political memorabilia. The collection includes old photos, furniture and books from Mr. Tawes’s Library. The Crisfield Heritage Foundation uses this facility for its Executive offices and entertaining guests of the foundation.

Viewing by appointment only. For more information, contact them at 410-968-2501.